The Secret of Chocolate Factories, “Chocolate Exhibition,” Opens at National Museum of Nature and Science
Placed inside the mouth, this treat leaves luscious scents and characteristic sweetness rich in flavor. With a sleek texture, it slowly melts. Such is chocolate savored by everyone at least once in a lifetime.
The theme for Daimaru Matsuzakaya department store’s 2013 Valentine chocolates are “Chocolat de Fleur”.
Mercedes-Benz Connection of Roppongi, Tokyo will relocate and be renewed on Jan. 18th. The new facility will relocate closer to Nogizaka train station, roughly one minute walking distance from its old location.
ISETAN PARK net, a website managed by Isetan Shinjuku department store launches a limited time only online shop on the SNS Sumally (used for communication between ISETAN PARK net users.) Sumally incorporates the e-commerce function for the first time.
Limited Valentine Collection from Shiseido Parlour is in stores from Jan. 15th to Feb. 14th. Purchases can be made at Shiseido Parlour of Japan or on the online shop. Only a limited number is available and once all sold, the event will become closed.
The world’s largest chocolate festival, “Salon du Chocolat,” will be held this year once again at Isetan Shinjuku store from Wednesday, January 23rd to Monday, 28th on the 6th floor of the main building exhibition space.
Designers produce products using Ise-born katagami patterns which are available at Isetan and Mitsukoshi main stores. The products, which has attracted attention as being antique yet modern, are original clothes and household goods using katagami.
Belgian chocolatier Pierre Marcolini and Italian knitwear brand Cruciani’s bracelet line, Cruciani C collaborate to design a limited edition gift box (priced at 3,500 yen) suitable for Valentine’s Day and White Day.
ANTEPRIMA, popular for its wire bags collaborates with Italian BABBI, which stirred up a big boom with wafers chocolate. Valentine gift for 2013 on sale.
Hmm…the year is already at the end!! At this kind of late-night, I face my desk in my spare time, watch “Hyoketsu (meaning freezing) SUMMER NIGHT” by Perfume on youtube, and write a manuscript on paper.
From January 9, Kohei Nawa’s new release exhibition “Kohei Nawa Direction” opens at Tokyo Ebisu’s bookstore NADiffA/P/A/R/T 3rd floor café and art space TRAUMARIS.
At the 6th Tokyo Cosmetic Collection held on Dec. 15th, an organic booth featuring 8 natural cosmetic brands was installed for the first time.
From acrylic paper clips to traditional sweets, “wagashi,” in collaboration with the long established Toraya, mintdesigns works not only on fashion but on products as well. Now, mintdesigns designs a cup and plate.
Mode in France exhibit in January organized by French Pret-a-Porter Federation features menswear for the first time
The 34th Mode in France exhibition, a joint exhibition of 2013-14 autumn/winter collection by French brands, will be held at Hilton Tokyo from 28-30 January next year.
The brand DIESEL VEKTER, which is a collaboration of DIESEL and American audio maker Monster, adds white as the new color to its collection.
From Dec. 20th, the Hiroyuki Kawashima Photo Exhibition “Days of Nobility” opens at the Aidem Photo Gallery.
Yukio Futagawa's first photo exhibition; Sousuke Fujimoto, designer of sacai Aoyama Shop, as gallery director
As a pre-celebration event for the 10th anniversary of Panasonic Shiodome Museum, exhibition Nihon no Minka, the Essential Japanese House:
ISETAN MiRROR held its first exhibition on 15 December at the 6th Tokyo Cosmetic Collection at Shibuya Hikarie.
As part eight of its “Life in Art” series, IDEE is holding a “Jopsu Ramu / MUSUTA ~ KALA Exhibition ~”
Solo music unit My Little Lover’s acoustic live tour “My Little Lover Live#9 acoakko party”,